September 5−8, 2022

International Chess Tournament
for the WEF Cup

Official sports program
of the Eastern Economic Forum

Intellect spreads wide the boundaries

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Tournament faces
Sergey Karyakin
Vice world champion
Winner of the Candidates Tournament 2016, FIDE World Cup 2015. World champion in rapid chess, world blitz champion, two-time winner of the world team championship as part of the Russian team. Honored Master of Sports of Russia. Member of the Civic Chamber of the Russian Federation of the VI composition.
Anatoly Karpov
International Grandmaster, Honored Master of Sports of  the USSR
International grandmaster, Honored Master of Sports of the USSR, three-time world champion (1975, 1978, 1981), six-time winner of chess Olympiads.
Sergey Shipov
The official commentator of Russia for the matches for the title of world champion
International Grandmaster, participant of the  World Chess Championship 1999, sparring partner of Garry Kasparov, owner of one of the  largest chess YouTube channels in Russia.
Tournament participants
The EEF Cup tournament will bring together the strongest grandmasters of Asian countries and the strongest chess players of the Far East in Vladivostok.

Follow the updated list of players on our website.
Large-scale intellectual program of the Eastern Economic Forum. Developed for guests and participants of the forum, residents of Primorye and chess players around the world.
September 5 and 7, 2022 from 14−00 to 20−00 (Vladivostok time)
International Swiss system tournament with the participation of grandmasters - the leaders of the national ratings of the Asia-Pacific countries. The prize fund of the tournament is 3,000,000 ₽. Russia will be represented at the tournament by the strongest chess players in Russia and the leaders of the Far Eastern Chess. The online broadcast of the tournament will take place on the open areas of the leading chess channels in Russia.

Fan zone of the tournament in Vladivostok. In the sports pavilion on the embankment of Sportivnaya Gavan (Seven Hills site)
September 6, 2022
The Roscongress Foundation Cup is a tournament for EEF guests.
September 7, 2022
Business program. The main theme of the session: "Chess as an element of educational and tourism integration in the Asia-Pacific region."
Actual discussion on the creation of a new paradigm in mind sports in the framework of Russia’s geostrategic orientation to the East.
The session will be held with the participation of representatives of educational and tourism organizations, the sports industry, national and regional chess federations.
September 8, 2022
The program for citizens will take place in the chess pavilion on the embankment of Vladivostok. During the two days of the international tournament, the official fan zone of the Cup will operate here.

The meeting will be commented by the masters of sports of the Far East.
After that, the townspeople will have the opportunity to play with the grandmasters of Asia and Russia, take part in a simultaneous game session, and creative meetings.

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